Information Security Officer -Leading Bank

RH Technology
United Kingdom
£25k - £30k pa
25 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Information Security Officer -Leading BANK This is an exciting time to join a leading Bank based in the City of London (Bank Station) The Information Security Officer (ISO) will be responsible for development and execution of an annual, written, risk based Information Security Program. Area of Responsibility Responsible for driving & liaising with the parent Bank and ensure implementation of group wide information security initiatives. Job Requirements/ Specification - promote and enforce this Information Security Program; - Promote user awareness initiatives amongst employees and managers towards information security - Conduct gap analysis vis-à-vis the applicable regulatory/statutory requirements related to information security and ensure implementation of adequate controls. Also, ensure all observations pertaining to information security assessments (internal/external) are tracked and complied. - Ensure all IT assets including servers/applications/end user machines undergo hardening and vulnerability assessments as per the guidelines laid down. Also, ensure that the hardening baselines are maintained. - Ensure all internet facing websites are subject to penetration testing on annual basis and are enrolled for on-going cloud based vulnerability scanning. - Ensure that any exercise which could have an impact on the common IT infrastructure used by the Group or which involves granting external agencies access to the data center systems or infrastructure should not be undertaken without prior approval from the Information Security Committee of the parent Bank - Liaise with the parent Bank and ensure implementation of group wide information security initiatives - Conduct investigations of information security incidents, which occur at The Bank including implementation of necessary corrective and preventive controls. This may entail co-ordination with the Security Operation Center (SoC) of the parent Bank - Ensure the Information Security Committee (ISC) meetings are conducted at the Bank as per the terms of reference; and the proceedings are reported to the Information Security Committee of the parent Bank at its subsequent meeting - Liaise with local forums and/or authorities to formally keep abreast of information security issues and advancements Good knowledge and understanding of critical core banking IT systems & processes Hands on experience on project management and Information security Behavioral Skills Analytical ability, eye for detail Detailed Orientation , Problem Solving Skills Planning & organising Skills Good oral, written, listening, questioning and investigative skills Go-getter, high on initiative Drive for results and follows through on commitments Personal effectiveness, exhibits initiative Promotes positive environment Displays sense of urgency Excellent Benefits on Offer Training Allowance City based Location: BANK Station, Liverpool Street, Moorgate, Old Street, Cannon Street. 25 days holidays Upto 20% Bonus Health care Gym Pension Robert Half Ltd acts as an employment business for temporary positions and an employment agency for permanent positions. Robert Half is committed to equal opportunity and diversity. Suitable candidates with equivalent qualifications and more or less experience can apply.
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